-Universal Genève 1950 Swiss Retro Modern Bangle Watch In 18Kt Yellow Gold
Retro modernist bangle-watch designed by Universal Genève.
Beautiful statement piece created in Genève Swiss by the Universal Watch Company, back in the 1950. This mechanical bangle-watch was made during the post war period with retro modernist scalloped and fluted patterns. Crafted in solid yellow gold of 18 karats and fitted with a retractable hidden window to discover the watch's dial. The two sections of the bracelet are made up with a bold mesh of wires and a security boxed push lock with a hinged slash, for extra safety. This ladies wristwatch is very unusual and rare, the design and the system are very Avant Garde.
Dial: Round golden, analog with batons and gold hands. Inscribed Universal Genève Swiss.
Movement: Swiss, mechanical and manual winding.
Weight: 120.5 Grams, (77.24 Dwt).
Size: The inside free circumference is 6.80 Inches (17.5 Cm).
Measurements: The main central section is 62 mm by 20 mm (2.44 x 0.79 Inches) and raise 18 mm over the wrist.
Hallmarks: Stamped with the maker's mark, the mark for the assay of the gold, the serial numbers and signed, "UNIVERSAL GENEVE 160800 18kt .750".
Universal Genève SA is a Swiss luxury watch company, founded in 1894 as Universal Watch. Since its beginnings, the company has produced complete watches with in-house movements. Along with neighboring Geneva companies Audemars Piguet, Girard-Perregaux, Patek Philippe and Rolex, Universal is internationally regarded for its style of craftsmanship as a manufacture d'horlogerie. Universal Genève is known for creating the first-ever chronograph in 1917.
Collateral: It is accompanied by a presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this bangle is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold. All parts are secured in the settings. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: B081423RNNM/2.896